Mom of the Month FIT4MOM Eastside

Mom of the Month: Emilia Bajkowska

Emilia has moved through FIT4BABY, Stroller Strides, and Body Back in just one year! Thanks for bringing light and laughter to our mama tribe!

Where are you originally from?

I am originally from Warsaw, Poland. We moved to Redmond in 2017, after spending two years in Vancouver, BC.

When did you join FIT4MOM?

March 2018

What classes do you attend?

I started with Fit4Baby, and nowadays you can find me at Stroller Strides and Body Back.

Who is/are your workout buddy(ies) and their age(s)?

Timmy who just turned 6 months!

What is your favorite thing about FIT4MOM?

Stroller Strides and the coffee after class ;)

What is your current job? Or what did you do before staying at home (if you don’t currently work outside the home)?

I’m a full time mommy at the moment and I volunteer at the Seattle Aquarium. I used to work as an Educator at the Aquarium in Vancouver.

Share your thoughts on the concept of “it takes a village” – is it important for moms to join a village?

This community of awesome mamas pretty much guided and supported me throughout my whole pregnancy and sleepless newborn stage! And they're still around to answer the most random questions in the middle of the night.

What is your favorite beverage?

Matcha green tea

What is your favorite dessert?

My mother in law’s cheesecake

You are given 4 hours of FREE babysitting. What would you do?

Either go swimming or get a pedicure followed by a movie date with my husband.

What is your ultimate child-free vacation destination?

Surfing camp in Bali

How has becoming a mother changed you?

Simple things in life make me the happiest, like hot coffee or hearing Timmy's laugh.

I am happiest when...

When we can all sleep in and eat pancakes in our jammies.